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Brian Eve
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Either a trombone player who likes woodworking, or a woodworker who likes trombone playing.
Either a trombone player who likes woodworking, or a woodworker who likes trombone playing.

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Six Board Chest On the Go - Part I - Concept
I am the youngest of seven children. Five girls, and two boys. Ever since I can remember, we have given each other Christmas gifts on a rotating schedule. That way. I only have to buy for one of my siblings or my parents, rather than come up with something ...
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Me ‘n’ Her #5
Me: Look what I got in the mail today! Her: You can’t sleep with it.
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Royal Game of Ur Dice That Anyone Can Make - Popsicle Sticks (Part VI)
It occurred to me that some enthusiasts of the Royal Game of Ur might stumble upon this series of blog posts. Here is a set of dice that require almost no skill at all to make. Marked on only one side. Yes, that's right. Popsicle sticks. Popsicle sticks Lar...
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Easy Version - Knuckle Bones (Part V)
In my research of The Royal Game of Ur, I found out that often this game was played with knuckle bones from goats. I find it hard to believe that such a simple game most often used the tetrahedron dice when they aren't easily made. All this game really take...
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Tetrahedron Success #2! (Part IV)
Right off the saw! Late last night I got an email from a reader:  Make a cube. Label all the corners as A or B so that each edge connects an A with a B. Now draw straight lines connecting the A corners. Saw off the B corners using those lines. You have an a...
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Tetrahedron Success! (Part III)
You know when you buy something from the big box store that says, "Some Assembly Required?" If you are like me, you just jump right in and start putting it together. "Directions? Who needs directions!" Well, apparently I need directions. I screwed up the fi...
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Tetrahedron Fail #1
After looking at Sylvain's first drawing , I thought I had this figured out. "Easy!" I thought. It's not the camera angle that makes it look wonky, it really is that way. Perhaps I should go back and read his description. What I thought I would do was lay o...
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Project Idea: The Royal Game of Ur
I once heard a saying: A shop at rest, stays at rest. This seems to be the trap I'm caught in at the moment. I'm not sure what happened, I was working along just great on my June Chair project, and in the middle of this project, work just stopped. Not becau...
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It's Going to Be a Long Month
Not much has been happening on the chair building front. Hogueras is pretty much over, all except the fireworks every night at midnight for the rest of the week. All the pretty statues have been torched. This particular one was down by the harbor on a barge...
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It's Going to Be a Long Month
Not much has been happening on the chair building front. Hogueras is pretty much over, all except the fireworks every night at midnight for the rest of the week. All the pretty statues have been torched. This particular one was down by the harbor on a barge...
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